Road to Rio: Mariel Zagunis’s Olympic journey

07/20/2016
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Mariel Zagunis gave the United States its first gold medal in fencing in 100 years when she topped the podium in Athens back in 2004. Now she’s the most decorated fencer in American history.

In the latest installment of Road to Rio, Zagunis recounts her journey to becoming an Olympian and following in the footsteps of her parents.

(Listen to Road to Rio for 7/20/16)

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Westwood One’s daily coverage of the Rio Olympics begins on August 5th with around-the-clock coverage of the XXXI Olympiad, including live play-by-play of men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s golf and much more.

 

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